Ninety-one percent of executives for life insurance companies in North America plan to increase or hold steady their IT budgets in 2011, according to a survey conducted by LOMA and SMA Strategy Meets Action (SMA).
This report, Riding the Wave: Insurer Technology Spending, Drivers, and Approaches, focuses on the technology spending trends among life and annuity insurers in North America. It analyzes where insures are spending money and what is driving technology investment decisions. The study examined insurers ... read more
Name Dynamics Inc, (Pink Sheets: NDIX) the company behind UniversalBusinessListing.org, announced it has agreed to make a strategic investment in KnowEm LLC, which manages brand identities across social networks.
It is part of a broad strategic partnership that will see both companies jointly sell their products to the business community. Financial terms of the agreement will not be disclosed until a definitive agreement is completed in the New Year. KnowEm LLC is a New Jersey-based privately held company, founded by Barry ... read more
CompanionLink® Software, Inc., a leading provider of mobile
sync solutions for Google® Android™ devices,
announces two-way sync with the Motorola® DROID™
Pro. CompanionLink synchronizes contacts, calendar, tasks and notes
between the DROID Pro and PC software such as Microsoft®
Outlook®, ... read more
Lighthouse Security Group is a Silver Sponsor of the Gartner
IAM Summit 2010, to be held November 15-17 at the Sheraton San Diego
Hotel and Marina. The event will include presentations by Eric Z. Maass,
Enterprise Security Solutions Director at Lighthouse Security Group,
spotlighting his extensive ... read more
Digital Angel (OTCBB: DIGA), an advanced technology company in the field
of animal identification and emergency identification solutions, today
announced financial results for the period ended September 30, 2010.
“Revenues in animal identification segment increased 6% in the third
... read more
Management Software developer TReXGlobal.com announced today the
release of its 2010 Year End Tax Guide for property managers and
property management companies. This comprehensive guide is a tool
designed to identify key year-end tax strategies and tips to consider
... read more
Inc. (Nasdaq:EQIX), a provider of global data center services, today
announced details of its relationship with OnLive, the pioneer of
on-demand, instant-play video games. An Equinix customer for more than
four years, OnLive chose to deploy the OnLive Game Service with Equinix
... read more
Dedicated to connecting remote areas of the world, SES WORLD SKIES, a
division of SES S.A. (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced that
Partners In Health (PIH) has selected the AMC-6 satellite to expand and
enhance mission critical connectivity across Haiti. In the wake of the
deadly earthquake ... read more
For the fifth consecutive year, Navigator Management Partners has been named to the annual Business First Best Places to Work list which recognizes the top companies in central Ohio based on workplace satisfaction surveys. Navigator is also in the Business First Fast 50, the annual ranking of the fastest-growing companies in Central Ohio.
Navigator finished ninth in the 2010 Small Business category on the Business First Best Places to Work list, and this year's ranking represents the fifth straight ... read more
Encapsulating the momentous events behind one brave family's time in their local Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Pampers® diapers, the world's leading diaper brand, takes parents along for an emotional, heartwarming journey in their new Web-based series, "Love Comes Early," which is now airing on Pampers.com and can also be viewed on the brand's official YouTube channel (http://www.youtube.com/pampers).
Debuting today, "Love Comes Early" will feature the Smolinksi family: parents Lauren and Aaron, their toddler son, Logan, and their newest addition, daughter ... read more
ZeniMax Media Inc., parent company of noted game publisher Bethesda Softworks, today announced it has acquired a European development studio, MachineGames(TM), based in Uppsala, Sweden.
Established in 2009 by the founding members of Starbreeze Studios, the creative team behind the award-winning title, The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher's Bay (Metacritic score: 90) and the highly-regarded game, The Darkness, MachineGames is working on an unannounced project for ZeniMax publishing subsidiary, Bethesda Softworks, that is being built on id Software's revolutionary id ... read more
Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today reported that Cavium Networks, Inc. used NanoTime transistor-level static timing analysis (STA) solution to achieve full-chip STA signoff for its next-generation internet application processor, OCTEON II that is shipping now. The multi-core, high speed OCTEON II processor is optimized for high performance network packet processing and low power consumption. Targeted for scalable networking equipment designed to fuel the voice, video and data ... read more
Experience Narnia as never before with a ground-breaking mixed-media digital edition from HarperCollins Publishers: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER Enhanced eBook ($9.99). This rich-media version targets multiple senses to create an innovative and exciting way to experience Narnia on e-reading technology.
For the first time readers can experience the entire original text amplified with full-color images, integrated audio, embedded video and interactive trivia, all of which can be activated with the touch of a fingertip. Readers can download ... read more
Military Pathways is pleased to announce the launch of Video Doctor, an anonymous, web-based program that gives service members and their families the opportunity to consult with a video doctor from their computer about issues related to depression and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). By simulating a doctor/patient conversation, the Video Doctor program guides participants through a series of questions about their emotional well-being and their readiness to seek help. The program also provides self-care tips and recommendations on how and ... read more
NEWTON, Mass., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --
-- In a major strategic move, EveryScape is introducing a new approach to
immersive search and advertising through interactive marketing
opportunities for local businesses.
-- Today's announcement debuts the approach through mobile, which will be
followed by additional channel announcements in the coming ... read more
Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK) today announced that it has teamed up celebrity designer Angelo Surmelis to celebrate Veterans Day. Overstock.com will be selling the "angelo:HOME Hero Chair" designed by Angelo Surmelis. In addition, through the end of the year, every time an Overstock.com customer purchases the "angelo:HOME Hero Chair", $50 dollars of that purchase will go directly to the Wounded Warrior Project. To learn more about the chair visit www.overstock.com/woundedwarriorproject
"Finding the right organization ... read more
Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI), a world leader in advanced electrical test instruments and systems, is hosting a forum designed to offer customers and users of Keithley instrumentation a central location for finding product support and exchanging applications insights via the web. The forum, which is accessible at http://forum.keithley.com, is moderated by Keithley instrumentation and applications experts, who are on hand to answer questions and direct forum visitors to sources of additional information, including Keithley application notes and white papers, ... read more
AT&T* today announced the availability of its mobile broadband network across the campus of the United States Military Academy including Michie Stadium. As a result of the deployment of the mobile broadband network in this area, cadets, faculty and visitors to West Point have access to advanced mobile services, devices and feature-rich audio and video content. This is part of previously announced plans to bring the mobile broadband network to Orange and Sullivan Counties this year.
AT&T is an industry ... read more
Verizon Wireless customers purchasing any smartphone, including the newly available Motorola DROID PRO, Motorola CITRUS(TM) and Samsung Continuum(TM), will enjoy an additional feature: the nation's largest and most reliable 3G network.
The speed and coverage of the Verizon Wireless 3G network enables smartphone customers to:
-- Download and use cool apps that make holiday shopping a little less
-- Browse the Web with fast download ... read more
After an exhaustive and competitive search, the California Travel and Tourism Commission (CTTC) has selected Sunset Publishing as its publishing content services partner. Sunset (www.sunset.com), which has held this role for the previous ten years, has been tapped to execute a three-year integrated content program that focuses on audience engagement and analytics across traditional and digital channels, including development and publication of the California Official State Visitor's Guide and Official California State Map, CTTC website content, and mobile strategies.
"We ... read more